Faculty Forum Break-out Sessions
"Business as Mission - challenges and benefits" -
Keith and Danise Stokeld
Having spent 15 years in Central Asia as BAM practitioners, the Stokelds will discuss the heart of BAM, the challenges, and the benefits of this strategic approach to serving in mission.
"Reaching Muslims Today" - Trevor Castor
How do we understand radical Islam in the 21st century? Are all radical?
How do we make Christ known to Muslims in such uncertain times?
"Learning from Mission History" - Ed Smither
Illustrating from the story of the early church in mission in the first eight centuries, Ed will
discuss how the church on mission today can learn from its past.
"Teaching English and Bi-vocational Missions" - Joe LeTexier
Many are teaching English around the world today while making disciples.
How can the two of these be done effectively?
"Sharing the Gospel or Feed the Hungry?" - Chris Little
What are the great needs people have - physical or spiritual? If we minister to physical needs, are we compromising the gospel? Chris will lead us in a biblically focused discussion on the question.
"Seven Life-changing Questions in Evangelism" - David Cashin
After years of ethnographic research, Dave has developed seven worldview level questions that aid in the process of connecting with non-believers and sharing the gospel with them.